MLS® ID: PAMC550684
86 COLLINS LANE
SCHWENKSVILLE, Pennsylvania, 19473 $549,900
Searching for that unique property to give you a retreat from the world? You must see this stunning custom log home designed to capture the serenity and beauty of its natural surroundings, set on 3.3 acres with gorgeous custom features. A craftsman front door leads into the main foyer with coat closet and tile floors extending to the living room beyond. You can enter through the kitchen by the circular driveway as well. Large, open and filled with light, this living space has a two story wood beamed cathedral ceiling, sky lights, ceiling fan, large windows taking in beautifully landscaped grounds and a door to the wraparound deck. To the left is a large dining room and kitchen with tile floors and a side entrance with porch. Log walls, a beamed ceiling, windows and ceiling fan make the dining room glow with light and warmth. Enjoy a well-equipped kitchen with rich cherry cabinetry, Corian counters, tiled backsplash, double stainless sink and deep pantry. A garden window over the sink has inlaid handcrafted Delft pharmacy pill tiles. All stainless steel appliances to include an LG French door refrigerator with water/ice dispenser and GE gas stove, built-in microwave and dishwasher. A full bath is also located on this end of the main level and has a Saltillo tile floor, freestanding vanity and stall shower with glass door. Stairs in the living room lead to the upper level that has a loft office or study with ceiling fan and carpet, bedroom with hardwood floors, beamed cathedral ceiling and full bath with freestanding vanity and tub with glass shower enclosure. Two passages from the living room open to a glorious sunroom with large windows and a French door to the deck. A roughhewn log rafter and exposed ceiling trusses add wonderful design elements and transition to the new addition. The sunroom also has ceramic tile floors, ceiling fan, sky light, wood burning stove and a Dutch door accessing the home elevator. Beyond is the Great Room and the attention to detail is stunning! Take in the soaring 2 story wood ceiling with exposed roughhewn rafters and skylights. Enormous roughhewn beams extend the length of the room. There are 2 ceiling fans, tiled floors, log walls and two double French doors to the deck. A massive gas fireplace anchors the room with its handcrafted 2 story stacked stone chimney, log mantle, striking iron fire screen and marble hearth salvaged from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy. An antique barn door leads into a beautiful master retreat with sliding doors to a private deck, hardwood floors, ceiling fan, cathedral beamed wood ceiling with exposed rafters, skylight and exquisitely designed full bath. Blissfully soak in the Jacuzzi with tiled surround, enjoying the lofty beamed ceiling and views through the sliding glass doors! There are tiled floors, an elegant free standing vanity with double glass vessel sinks and granite counter, ceiling fan, antique door to a large walk-in closet and a sophisticated walk-in spa shower with glass block walls, custom tilework and oil rubbed bronze fixtures. Even more living space awaits in the walk out basement with another family room, 2 more bedrooms, full bath, laundry room with double utility sink (washer/dryer included) and enormous work room/storage area. The family room has a ceiling fan and sliders to the covered porch as well as a wet bar with pine cabinetry, sink, dishwasher and refrigerator. The property lot and surrounding neighborhood are as unique as the home! Relax by the pond replete with bridge and lily pads. There is an above ground swimming pool with deck, commercial grade play equipment, fenced garden area and beautiful landscaping that will be coming into bloom soon! Other upgrades include a Fujitsu ductless a/c and heater (2018), Anderson double hung windows, 4 heat zones and new roof for the original home (2011). Want to be close to commuting, shopping, entertainment yet tucked away from the world? You have arrived!